• Chief Coroner takes up Office

    The Society welcomes HHJ Peter Thornton QC as the first Chief Coroner of England and Wales as he takes up his appointment today (17 September 2012). The Society also looks forward to working with the Chief Coroner and the Lord Chancellor on the coroner reform…Read More

  • New Justice Secretary Announced

    The Ministry of Justice have announced: Chris Grayling has today been announced as the Secretary of State for Justice following a Ministerial reshuffle. He was previously Minister of State for Employment at the Department of Work and Pensions. Speaking about…Read More

  • Updated MOU between the Society and the PPO

    At the June 2012 Council meeting of the Society the updated MOU was approved. André Rebello - Hon Secretary…Read More

  • New Years Honours List 2012

    Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire Professor Jack CRANE CBE State Pathologist, Northern Ireland State Pathologist’s Department. For services to Forensic Pathology. Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire Rodney Hunter Gordon CORNER MBE&…Read More